February 1998

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Palm Desert Magazine The fastest-growing city's own magazine. Time to trumpet the innovations, point
out the changes and play up the attractions including appealing real estate, solid educational institutions, worldclass amenities and an overall genteel civility.
 

Palm Springs Life's Desert Guide Edited by Donna Curran. Throw away all of those other "guides" that claim to know their way around the desert. Only this one qualifies. Lamost 30 years old yet still
getting around at the speed of light.

Around Town Last October we promised a story bout Howard Keel. It didn't run. So kill us.
Well, some of you wanted to. The profile finally appears in this column, along with other good reads by our new stable of raving columnists.

Articles

Frank Sinatra Celebrity Invitational Golf Tournament

It's the Tenth Anniversary; come see the celebrities who have joined the party! The tourney is held February 5-7 at Westin Mission Hills and benefits The Barbara Sinatra Children's Center, The Desert Healthcare Foundation and Eisenhower Medical Center.

Daddy's Home

by B.W. Cook Pioneer film comic Harold Lloyd's days in Palm Springs, sophisticated beyond their years, remembered by his granddaughter Suzanne.

About The Cover

Barbara Sinatra and Robert Wagner photographed by Richard Reinsdorf of Winston West, assisted by Paul Rumohr. Hair and makeup by Andrea's Club Beauty. This year marks the 10th Anniversary of the Sinatra tourney. (As noted on the cover, the boy posing with Mrs. Sinatra and Mr. Wagner is not a client of the Barbara Sinatra Children's Center at Eisenhower Medical Center.)

The Riddle of Frank Sinara's Success

by Will Friedwald. Nelson Riddle conducted the orchestra behind most of Frank Sinatra's most memorable vocal performances during the Comeback Years. Music historian Friedwald looks at "I''ve Got You Under My Skin" to explain the conductor's remarkable contribution to pop music.
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